Seaside holiday in Devon

Holiday cottages in Devon

Devon has always been a favourite English holiday destination. It’s quite timeless, with energetic history and unspoilt beauty. If you want luscious greenery, rolling country lanes and picturesque villages and hamlets, then this is the county for you. It may surprise the visitor that the Devon landscape has been deemed to be so exceptional, that over half of it has been given protected status.

Devon is home to England’s only natural UNESCO World Heritage site, the Jurassic Coast, and its sublime beauty is something that must be seen. Stunning geology creates rolling plains, such as Dartmoor and Exmoor, while seaside experiences can be had in popular destinations such as Sidmouth and Paington. Devon is a wonderful location for a family holiday, with so much to see and do, while its beauty also makes it ideal for a romantic weekend away. Browse our holiday cottages in Devon and plan your trip today.

Meadow View House sleeps 27 in Devon

Meadow View House, Exeter

10 bedrooms, some en-suite. (doubles, family rooms and twin) 6 bathrooms, 4 en suite. (Mix of baths and showers). Sleeps up to 27 guests. Big country house parties, Hen and Stag nights. Indoor heated swimming pool. Pets by arrangement.

Meadow View is ideally positioned to explore the South West, with great access from all parts of the UK, using the M5 and A303. Our local area is simply gorgeous, wonderful beaches, rambling moors, quaint villages and little towns and the bustling city of Exeter. This large holiday house sleeps 27...

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Holiday Cottage in Branscombe Devon

Terry Holt Cottage, Branscombe

Bedrooms: 1 double ensuite. Sleeps: 2. Branscombe village, Devon. Short breaks. No pets. Walking distance to pub with excellent food. Walk to beach on the Jurassic Coast.

East Devon is a beautiful place to visit for a holiday and has a wealth of stunning countryside and coastal scenery. There are top events and lots of activities in the area throughout the year with carnivals, festivals, fairs and markets to enjoy. Terry Holt Cottage is part of a quaint stone built...

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River View House Exeter Devon

River View House, Exeter

Bedrooms: 8. Private heated Swimming Pool. A great venue for a large party that sleeps up to 24. Stag or hen weekend. Games Room. Close to Exeter. Pets welcome.

Situated near Honiton and Axminster, River View House is an ideal property for a family holiday or get together with friends. The houses is completely surrounded by glorious farm land, and only a few minutes drive from the Jurassic coast. Equally, it’s a great place to consider for either a stag...

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Exterior with outdoor seating | Buckland Barn, Buckland Brewer, near Bideford

Buckland Barn, Bideford

Large cottage to rent in Buckland Brewer, near Bideford with 6 bedrooms, sleeps 12. No pets allowed. Enclosed Garden / Patio, Short Breaks All Year.

Nestled in beautiful countryside yet close to sandy beaches, this large property is perfect for families and friends holidaying together.

  • Bike Store
  • Detached Property
  • Ground Floor Facilities
  • Horse Riding Nearby
  • Rural Location
  • Decorated at Christmas
  • WiFi
  • Luxury Collection
  • Fishing Nearby/On-site
  • Green Scheme
  • English Country Cottages
  • All En-suite
  • Ground Floor Wet Room
  • Walk-in Shower/Bath
  • Parking - On Site
  • Customers Choice
  • Shower Cubicle
  • Celebration Houses
  • Summer Best Sellers
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The Retreat, Bideford, nr. Northam

The Retreat, Hartland

Coastal cottage to rent in Bideford, near Northam with 3 bedrooms, sleeps 6. Short Breaks All Year.

The Big Sheep and Milky Way Adventure Parks an easy drive from this Scandinavian style lodge and there are surfing beaches at Westward Ho!. Perfect base. A relaxing retreat situated on a...

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  • Rural Location
  • Shower
  • Welcome Cottages
  • Coastal within 3 miles
  • Coastal within 5 miles
  • North Devon Coast
  • Open Plan
  • Entrance Ramp/Level Access
  • Parking - On Site
  • Summer Best Sellers
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Self-catering cottages to rent in Devon

One of the larger counties of England, Devon is extremely popular for its breathtaking scenery, mild climate and sandy coastlines. The landscape is diverse, with rolling hills in South Devon giving way to rural communities in the North.

There are two national parks, two World Heritage Sites, a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, five Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty and an international geopark in the county. It has a varied and stunning coastline, stretching over 500 km. There are over 3,500 miles of footpaths and bridleways criss-crossing the county forming one of the most exceptional non-mechanical connection systems of any county in the country.

Whether you are seeking a short weekend romantic break or a holiday brimming with family days out, Devon has plenty to offer. There are wildlife parks, railways, farms, beaches, cobbled streets and markets a plenty, and attractions such as Kents Caverns, Ilfracombe Aquarium, Paignton Zoo, the famous Dartington Crystal, the Gnome Reserve and Wild Flower Garden at Holsworthy, the National Marine Aquarium in Plymouth or even a trip to Lund Island are as popular as ever.

And for the thrill-seeker, the beaches at Lynmouth, Croyde and Saunton Sands have gained a reputation as being superb for surfing, regardless of your level of ability. In fact, North Devon has become acknowledged as offering some of the best locations for water sports anywhere in the UK.

We have a large range of Devon holiday cottages, scattered throughout this great location, offering the home-away-from-home experience in a beautiful part of the country. Browse through our selection at your leisure, or contact us if you need more information.